driving

U.S. Traffic Fatalities Decreased In 2019

(CNN) - Your chances of dying in a traffic accident appear to be continuing a years-long decline. Preliminary estimates from the Department of Transportation shows traffic fatalities declined last year. That continues a trend that was also seen in…

Record Holiday Travel Predicted

(NBC News) Starting Thursday, the friendly skies will be getting a little friendlier for the holidays. Airlines are adding more flights, 143,000 more seats per day, to make room for the 46 million…

Roadside Emergencies

(NBC News) With roadways filling up fast with vacation travelers, emergency medical officials are hoping they're traveling with far more than just a first aid kit. "Such as ace bandages and compresses…

Lyft Coming to Opelika

OPELIKA, Ala. – Lyft, a rideshare transportation network, is now available in the City of Opelika. Riders must download the mobile app to their cell phone, sign-up with a valid phone number and enter a form of payment. At…

Despite Warnings, Drivers Continue To Die On Flooded Roads

Associated Press Despite the warnings, drivers continue to die on flooded roads. Christina Thompson was joking when she texted her dad last month after days of unrelenting thunderstorms near his rural southern Missouri home: "Are you getting washed away?" She…

The Dee Armstrong Show 04-20-17

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and Harris Blackwood, Director of the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety talks about the dangers of driving while distracted and their campaign to remind people not…